Youth Antler Hunt 2024

Camp Kyle Amphitheater, Jefferson County Park 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA, United States

Online Registration Begins January 1st Level Easy: Register Here Level Medium: Register Here Level Difficult: Register Here Enjoy this nature twist on an egg hunt as participants look for deer antlers hidden in the park. Antlers will be hiding off the trails with difficulty depending on the age group. Participants will be hiking off trails […]

Free

Spring Peepers

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins February 1st at 6:00am March 11 9:00am-11:30am Jefferson County Park Nature Center Kindergarten-2nd Grade $10 Pre-Registration Required Learn about reptiles and amphibians as they wake up from their winter hibernation! Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, and other hands-on activities for youth who are in Kindergarten-2nd Grade. Camp will have a limited […]

$10

Budding Explorers

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins February 1st at 6:00am March 12 1:00pm-3:30pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center 3rd-5th Grade $10 Pre-Registration Required Experience the Spring awakening of plants in Jefferson County Park! Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, and other hands-on activities for youth who are in 3rd-5th Grade. Camp will have a limited number of participants. […]

$10

Toddler Time: March

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Rd, Fairfield, IA, United States

Geared for youth 2-4 years of age and an adult. Explore the great outdoors alongside your child! We will be doing a short introduction before heading out on a hike. This children’s nature program is geared for children who are 2-4 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Migrators

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins February 1st at 6:00am March 14 9:00am-11:30am March 15 7:00am-10:00am Jefferson County Park Nature Center 6th-8th Grade $20 Pre-Registration Required Hone your birding skills and gain an appreciation for the Spring migrators as they make their return! Campers will learn how to use binoculars, successfully identify birds using common field markings, and […]

$20

Homeschool Adventures: April 2024

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Preschool-2nd Grade: 10:30-11:30am 3rd Grade & Up: 2:00-3:30pm This bi-monthly program is designed for homeschool students to explore the park throughout the year. Each month we will have activities for the two different age groups. The younger age group for preschool through 2nd grade students will meet from 10:30-11:30am. The older group is for students […]

Free

Spring Bird Hike

Lamson Woods State Preserve Mint Blvd & E Fillmore Ave, Fairfield, IA, United States

Join Therese Cummiskey and Austin Roe for a great morning of birding at Lamson Woods. Discover some of the interesting history of birding at Lamson Woods as we hike around looking for birds of our own to spot. Don’t forget your binoculars!

Free

Caterpillar Camp

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am May 28-31 9:00am-11:30am Jefferson County Park Nature Center Must have completed at least one year of Pre-School Cost: $40 Pre-Registration Required Experience nature in a hands-on way this summer as your youngster explores our natural world! Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, crafts, and other hands-on activities for […]

$40

Tadpole Camp

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am June 4-7 1:00-4:00pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 1st-2nd Grade Cost: $40 Pre-Registration Required Campers will explore the life cycle of various animals during the week. Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, crafts, and other hands-on activities. Included in the camp fee of $40 are snacks and […]

$40

Nature Detectives

Jefferson County Park Nature Center 2003 Libertyville Road, Fairfield, United States

Online Registration Begins May 1st at 6:00am July 11-14 9:00am-12:00pm Jefferson County Park Nature Center Entering 2nd-3rd Grade Cost: $40 Pre-Registration Required Campers become detectives as they answer the question, which animal has been here! Camp features nature exploration, hiking, games, crafts, and other hands-on activities. Included in the $40 camp fee are snacks and […]

$40